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Welcome to Carroll County Recreation and Parks discount amusement park ticket website. On this site you will be able to browse our deeply discounted amusement park ticket prices and order from the convenience of your own home. If you are planning to visit a park on a certain date please note that you must allow 5-7 business days for processing and shipping. Carroll County Recreation and Parks is not responsible for tickets not received in time for your planned park visit. If you would like to guarantee your tickets earlier than 5-7 business days please buy your tickets in person at the Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks located at 300 South Center Street, Westminster, MD. Tickets can be purchased at this location Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Cash, check, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover are accepted. If you would like to expedite your ticket order for speedy pick up call 410-386-2103, pay with your credit card over the phone and we'll have your tickets waiting for you at Recreation and Parks.

All ticket sales are final, no refunds or exchanges. No exceptions.

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These tickets will be MAILED TO YOU (they cannot be printed out nor picked up at the gate).

Busch Gardens

With dozens of thrilling rides and attractions, entertaining shows, a wide variety of authentic foods and shops, and an all-new children's area, Busch Gardens is the ticket to world-class adventure. For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
Child (ages 3-9)$70.00$50.00
Parking $15Opens 3/25Children 2 & under FREE!

Diggerland USA

Diggerland USA is a construction themed adventure park where children and their families drive, ride, and operate heavy machinery in a safe family-friendly environment. For more information visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
All Ages (under 36” free)$36.95$26.00
Parking freeOpens 3/18

Dorney Park

World-class roller coasters, acres of thrill rides, 22 awesome water slides, 2 splashtacular wave pools, kids rides and water playlands to excite little ones, it's all here! For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
Adult (age 3+ & under 48”)$60.90$44.00
Parking $20Opens 4/29
(Whitewater Kingdom 5/27)
Children 2 & under FREE!

Dutch Wonderland

Dutch Wonderland is a 48-acre amusement park just east of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, appealing primarily to families with small children (under 7-8 years old). The park's theme is a "Kingdom for Kids." The park has 34 rides, plus a tropical-themed interactive water play area called Duke's Lagoon. For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
All Ages$41.99$38.00
Parking $5Opens 4/29 

Hershey Park

Hershey Park delights the entire family with 11 world-class roller coasters, over 20 kiddie rides, 11 acre ZooAmerica and Chocolate World. Guests can also visit The Boardwalk which includes a 378,000 gallon wave pool, lazy river stretching over 1,300 feet and 9 additional water play attractions all included in your one price admission. For more information visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
Junior (ages 3-8)$42.80$40.00
Special Day (5/5-6/30; Sun-Fri only)$65.80$43.00
Camp Special (7/1-8/14)$65.80$40.00
Parking $15Opens 5/5
(Boardwalk 5/27)
Children 2 & under FREE!

Kings Dominion

Virginia's only 2-in-1, amusement and waterpark contains over 61 attractions. A vast array of rides including 14 world-class roller coasters and 20 acres of wet and wild fun with slides, wave pools and a lazy river make this a park the entire family can enjoy. For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
All Ages$67.00$40.00
Spring Savings (Apr 1, 2, 7-16, 21-23, 28-30; May 5-7, 12-14, 19-21, 26-31; and Jun 1-11)$67.00$38.00
Summer Days (6/16-8/20)$67.00$38.00
Fall Fun (Sept 2-4, 10, 23, 29-30; and Oct 6-8, 13-15, 20-22, 27-29)$67.00$38.00
Parking $15Opens 3/25Children 2 and under are FREE!

Sahara Sam’s

Year-round waterpark fun, open rain or shine with a retractable roof! New rides, new slides, 10,000 more square feet of weather-proof FUN for 2017. For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
All Ages (2 & under and 65+ free)$36.95$27.00
Parking freeChildren 2 & under FREE!

Sesame Place

Sesame Place is a theme park in Langhorne, PA based on the Sesame Street television program. One of the happiest amusement parks in PA... the theme park where Sesame Street comes to life! Enjoy a summer vacation with rides, shows, and other family attractions suited to very young children. For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
Off-Peak (Apr 29-Jun 18)$70.62$48.00
Peak Season 1-day (June 19-Sept 4)$70.62$58.00
2-day + 1 meal voucher (4/29-12/31)$70.62$58.00
Parking $18Opens 4/2923 months & under FREE!

Six Flags America

Six Flags America theme park located in Upper Marlboro, MD. It is situated 15 miles east of Washington D.C. and 30 miles southwest of Baltimore, featuring roller coasters, thrill rides and family attractions. For more information please visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
All Ages$72.74$45.00
Special Days (6/12-8/20 and weekends 9/23-10/29)$72.74$36.00
Season Pass $75.50$74.00
Parking $20Opens 4/1Children 2 and under are FREE!

Six Flags Great Adventure (All Ages)

With 13 hair-raising coasters, spectacular shows, concerts, a glow in the dark parade and the largest drive-thru safari outside of Africa, Six Flags Great Adventure is fun for the whole family. Visit nearby Hurricane Harbor (separate admission fee) the number one waterpark in the northeast. This waterpark features a million-gallon wave pool, a half mile lazy river, nearly twenty waterslides and a massive water playground. For more information visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
Theme/Safari (Opens 4/1)$80.15$44.00
Hurricane Harbor (Open 5/20 - 9/4)$51.29$34.00
Parking $25 Children 2 and under are FREE!

Water Country USA

Grab your suit and jump in to the coolest kind of summertime fun its Water Country USA, Virginia's largest water park, just minutes from Busch Gardens. Water Country USA is a flashback to the surfin' safari days of the '50s and '60s with splish-splashin' slides, a way-out wave pool, and hours of fun in the summer sun. More than 30 water rides and attractions, all sorts of live entertainment and hoppin' restaurants, make a trip to Water Country USA a day that's ready to rock your socks off. For more information visit

 Gate PriceOur Price
Youth (ages 3-9)$47.00$30.00
Parking $15Opens 5/20Children 2 & under FREE!

These tickets will be MAILED TO YOU (they cannot be printed out nor picked up at the gate).